Equestrian Sport Production will be kicking off its 38th annual Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) starting January 11th of next week, The Winter Equestrian Festival is the largest and longest-running circuit in the world. The show offers show jumpers over $9 million in prize money and this year they are offering more FEI level classes than ever before. Its 12 week circuit runs from Jan 11-April 2, 2017. The Winter Equestrian Festival Prize List can be viewed by clicking here.
WEF 2017 will include 4 weeks of CSI 5* competition. The 5 star grand prix competitions will be held the weeks of WEF 5,7,9 and 11. The top 60 riders in the FEI World Rankings will be eligible to compete in these 5 star competitions.
The Suncast 1.50M Jumper Series will also be returning in 2017. This annual series features top prize money and opportunities for international riders to earn valuable ranking points throughout the winter.
The $150,000 Nations Cup will be held during week 8 CSI 4* competition. Teams will represent their countries over two rounds of competitions. This exciting event will be held on Friday March 3 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center